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Most importantly, you want socks that cushion, support, breathe, prevent rubbing and blisters, and if necessary, compress.
BEST RUNNING SOCKS: KEEP YOUR FEET COOL AND DRY IN ALL WEATHER AND TERRAINFLORIE KORANIJULY 13, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
All Hoka shoes are built on a wider platform than typical runners or hikers, helping the toes to spread out to create less rubbing between digits.
THE HOKA SPEEDGOAT MIDS CURED MY BLISTERSKAELYN LYNCHJUNE 30, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
One goal for haptics researchers is to mimic sensations resulting from force and movement, such as pressure, sliding or rubbing.
CAPTURING THE SENSE OF TOUCH COULD UPGRADE PROSTHETICS AND OUR DIGITAL LIVESKATHIANN KOWALSKIAPRIL 22, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
They’re ideal for a stock Land Cruiser, fitting without any rubbing, modification, or impact on ride quality, while substantially boosting traction off-road.
INSIDE MY CUSTOM TOYOTA LAND CRUISER BUILDWES SILEROCTOBER 15, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
“Let us have some of your best wine to-day, waiter,” said old Wardle, rubbing his hands.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
"Thank you," said Lauritz, in his deepest tones, as he stood rubbing his hands together in the doorway.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
She put her free hand up to his shoulder, and then against his cheek, rubbing it softly.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
It pleased him also to get on familiar terms with the big dogs that came about him, rubbing themselves sociably against his legs.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
No shooting and they would be miles away before they stopped rubbing their eyes in that one water-tank burg.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
He stood before his sister and his cousin, moving his eyes shiftily from one to the other, rubbing his hands nervously together.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
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WORDS RELATED TO RUBBING

  • back rub
  • beating
  • chirapsia
  • manipulation
  • rolfing
  • rubbing
  • rubbing-down
  • stroking
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